Hercules MF 2: history, specs, pictures
The Hercules MF 2 was a single cylinder, two-stroke standard produced by Hercules between 1948 and 1951. It could reach a top speed of 31 mph (50 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 2.15 HP (1.6 KW) @ 3500 RPM.
|Hercules MF 2|
|Production||1948 - 1951|
single cylinder, two-stroke
|Bore / Stroke||48.0mm x 52.0mm|
|Top Speed||31 mph (50 km/h)|
|Horsepower||2.15 HP (1.6 KW) @ 3500RPM|
|Transmission||Final Drive: chain
|Brakes||Front: expanding brake (drum brake)
Rear: expanding brake (drum brake)
|Weight||143.3 pounds (65.0 Kg) (dry),|
|Fuel Capacity||2.77 Gallon (10.50 Liters)|
It came with a 2.25-26 front tire and a 2.25-26 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via expanding brake (drum brake) in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The MF 2 was fitted with a 2.77 Gallon (10.50 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 143.3 pounds (65.0 Kg).